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Stop Being So Critical (5)

Nobody wants to spend time with someone who monopolizes the conversation by updating them on their top-ten-people-to-criticize list. Staying home and watching FRIENDS reruns is more appealing than going to that kind of party! It’s a hard truth to hear, but the people you ...

Bob Gass

December 5th, 2015

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Stop Being So Critical (4)

Some important observations: 1) Criticism is often ego-based. Oswald Chambers wrote, ‘Beware of anything that puts you in the place of the superior person.’ And that’s exactly what criticism does: it highlights you as the one who ‘knows’. Not only that, it gives you the ...

Bob Gass

December 4th, 2015

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Stop Being So Critical (3)

Having a critical attitude may not destroy your relationship with God, but it’ll definitely hurt your capacity to experience His love, His presence, and His blessing. I t was God who smote Miriam with leprosy. She started out by criticizing her brother Moses, and ended up ...

Bob Gass

December 3rd, 2015

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Stop Being So Critical (2)

God dealt with Moses because of some of the mistakes he made. In fact, one of them kept him from entering the Promised Land. Nevertheless, God wouldn’t permit anybody else to criticize Moses – not even his sister Miriam. So what can you learn from this? 1) We’re all capable ...

Bob Gass

December 2nd, 2015

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Stop Being So Critical (1)

When Miriam criticized her brother Moses because of the wife he chose, the Lord heard and she was smitten with leprosy. Maybe you grew up in a family that was forever finding fault, and now you hear the same tone in how you talk to people around you: at school, at work, or ...

Bob Gass

December 1st, 2015

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